About your Search

20131028
20131105
Search Results 0 to 16 of about 17 (some duplicates have been removed)
that may remain unresolved i still call him senator john kerry, but secretary john kerry did a terrific job and working on a couple of successful solutions. >> does he get along with karzai? >> he is directed his hands on, so i think people respect that. he does not just read from talking points come a which he makes good use of, but he also has his own knowledge and experience which he brings to bear and his own background working out problems with people, being direct. people like him. he is a big plus there are. if it does not happen and we pull out, there's a greater chance that they will fall back into a society which they don't want. >> before you get to other questions, just a few more quick ones on this. should we be negotiating this agreement with karzai along with his successor? is it essential to get it done before he leaves? >> it is. >> why? >> you don't want it to be an issue in their campaign. all of the candidates basically want an ongoing relationship, not just with us but with the coalition. whatever that number is, 8000- 12,000 number range that you sometimes read about w
department. secretary of state john kerry will headline the event. president obama was there yesterday announcing a new government-wide effort to encourage foreign companies to open new factories and create jobs in the u.s. today's lineup includes remarks by penny pritzker, the discussion on free trade deals with the owes of bm -- ceos of bmw north america and caterpillar. this is live coverage on c-span2. [inaudible conversations] [inaudible conversations] [inaudible conversations] [inaudible conversations] [inaudible conversations] [inaudible conversations] [inaudible conversations] [inaudible conversations] [inaudible conversations] >> again, we are live this morning with coverage of a a conference, a commerce department business and investment conference with remarks from secretary of state john kerry. we'll hear first from commerce secretary penny pritzker, there will also be a discussion on free trade deals with the ceos of bmw north america and caterpillar. by the way, we'll have highlights of this conference from over the last two days including the president's comments yesterd
by remarks from secretary of state john kerry about free trade and later, a panel discussion with u.s. trade representative michael froman and the ceo of caterpillar and bmw north america. agriculture secretary tom vill sack is our guest this week on "newsmakers." it talks about the farm bill and ongoing negotiations. the house version of the bill calls for $40 billion in cuts to the food stamp program over the next decade and the senate $4 billionld cut by in the same timeframe. watch the full interview with agriculture secretary tom vill sack sunday at 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. here on c-span. >> john foster dulles had recently died when the super airport out in chantilly was being built and president eisenhower immediately announced it would be called dulles airport. when kennedy took over, he did not want to name it after a warrior andold finally the decision was made to name it after him. the film clip of kennedy opening the airport with eisenhower there, allen dulles, and he pulls back the curtain and behind it is this giant bust of john foster dulles and it stands in the middle of this
. "first ladies" on c- span.org/firstladies. secretary of state john kerry spoke earlier today at a weiss how some is on business investment. house summit on business investment. this is their defies minutes. -- 35 minutes. [applause] >> good morning. i hope everyone had a great first day. [cheers and applause] i went to start with a big thank you to the select usa team in all of the folks who have made this summit happen. let's give them a big round of applause. [applause] it was great to hear from president obama yesterday. he said when you bet on america, that that pays off. i could not agree more. that thennounced select usa program will be stepping up its game in a number of ways. attracting business investment will be a major priority for commerce and the state department, including our foreign commercial service officers and our ambassadors. senior government officials, including the president himself, would do more than directly advocate for investment deals. we will create a single point of contact to provide you with a coordinated federal support and cut the red tape. and we wil
, secretary of state john kerry talks about free trade. on the next washington and nsanal, we will discuss surveillance programs for gathering information within the u.s. and abroad. our guest is author and strategy director michael alan. -- allen. then we will look at the fda's recommendation to tighten rules on painkillers. we are joined by very -- barry meier. washington journal. live on c-span. time for nsatough when everybody says what are you doing or why are you doing it. when we get together, -- will maybe a couple times we whine. but most of the time we say it is more important for this country that we defend this nation and take the beatings that it is to give up a program that would result in this nation being attacked. we would rather be in front of you today telling you why we defended these programs. than having given them up and have our nation or our allies be attacked. and people killed. >> this weekend on c-span, intelligence officials defend the nsa's surveillance program in a house committee. -- kelley,elly author of biographies. .nd american history tv remembering john
's please welcome with a loud applause secretary shaun. [applause] >> let me thank secretary of state john kerry for the warm introduction. i'm sorry. let me thank dave for that incredibly warm introduction. heard, dave is someone who tells it like it is. he did remarkable work in service to his country at a time of great crisis. he continues to serve his country well by telling us in washington what is really happening, what we need to focus on, and it continues to be a tremendous partner and leader for all of you. apologize that the real shaun donovan could not be here this morning and so i, his father, will be filling in today. sean is still trying to find the easter egg roll over at the white house and has not been able to. i am sure he will get over here as quickly as he possibly can. remarks.ad his by reallybegin focusing on how important this organization, the mortgage -- mortgage bankers association, has been in this time of crisis. you play a critically important nation,our economy, our and, it is such an honor to be here this morning to kick off your annual conference, especially
, remarks from secretary of state john kerry from last week. >> ladies and gentlemen, please welcome the center for american progress' president, neera tanden. >> thank you. thank you very much. [applause] we've had a great afternoon. it is my great, great honor to introduce secretary kerry, who i have to say just came from the plane, literally just drove over from the plane because he's been in europe. obviously, handling the country's greatest national security challenges. and he has done an amazing job in the nine months he's been in office. so we are thrilled to have him. he has to -- he's rushing off after here to go to a meeting at the white house, so we are really thrilled that he was able to be here with us. he has been working with the center for american progress on a whole host of issues from our founding from china, don't ask don't tell, climate and energy, so we're thrilled to have him, and it's my great honor to introduce secretary kerry. [applause] >> neera, thank you very, very much. thank you all. it's wonderful for me to be here. neera and i come from the same part
in 1910. secretary of state john kerry said that government shutdown dysfunction watching jen has hurt america's standing in the world paid his remarks came during the center for american progress tenth anniversary conference. it's 20 minutes. [inaudible conversations] >> the ladies and gentlemen please welcome the center for american progress president neera tanden. [applause] >> thank you very much. we have had a great afternoon. it is my great honor to introduce secretary kerry who i have to say just came from the plane literally just drove over from the plane because he has been in europe. obviously handling the countries greatest national security challenges. he has done an amazing and the whirlwind nine months he has been in office so we are thrilled to have him. he is rushing off after here to go to a meeting at the white house so we are really thrilled he was able to be here with us. he has been working at the center for american progress from a hole set of issues. we are thrilled to have him as my great honor to him -- welcome secretary kerry. [applause] >> thank you. neera th
energy. on c-span 2, john kerry speaks at the state department's investment summit. on c-span 3, the national security conference. smith on his group, the , which hascibles been encouraging ♪ host: it has been a busy week here in washington. here are some of the issues that we have been cussing all week. the house and senate budget conferees held their first formal meeting. secretary sebelius testified before congress on healthcare.gov. nsa officials testified as well on their spying programs. the farm bill conferees have begin negotiations. what is your top story this week? we will go through the papers on "washington journal." we want to know what
secretary of state john kerry doubts -- similarly, well, excuse me, conversely the u.n. said that iran should play a constructive role. where do you see iran's role in the geneva talk and the future of building a stable syria? the secretary of state said specifically that iran he didn't think iran could play a constructive role unless they accept the geneva communique. which is the action plan of the group that met then which iran was not a member of neither was saudi arabia to implement a political transition. iran may not accept the geneva communique. the iranian position is there should be no conditions on iranian participation in geneva 2 or the syrian process. some may read the geneva communique and some of the language about the mutual consent, the transitional -- i won't go great detail here. we can after if you would like. as a condition regarding assad's participation or not. the iranian position, as i understand it, told to me by the foreign minister is that they're ready to help on geneva 2. they're in touch with the syrian government. some opposition groups. they believe th
unprecedented coordination between congress department led by penny pritzker, state department by john kerry, working together with valerie, myself and others in the white house economic team. what this will mean is that in 32 32, to start, and the nations to start, for the first time ever there will be an organized team led by ambassadors like ambassador lott, who work together with one departmentir state and commerce department officials. they will have one of their core the first time encouraging and facilitating foreign direct investment in the united states. they will have one channel they will go to to that kind of headquarters to -- so that when you're making a decision here, you will have one-stop shopping. you have one place you can go to to look at visa issues, regulatory issues, state and local, federal issues, and when it is helpful to talk to someone even theite house or president or vice president themselves, we will have a process for doing that. that is the major policy announcement that we are announcing today. 20 to 30 years from now you'll see this organization in place an
today with remarks from commerce secretary and secretary of state john kerry. >> today the american bar association's annual national security conference examines threats including cybersecurity and international organized crime. live coverage at 8:30 a.m. eastern on our companion network c-span3. >> the kind of rain have brought the crops purity. they're beginning to bend as a sign of ripeness. it crushes the hits between his hands until the grains are separated. >> agriculture was in some ways a bargain. we begin by domesticating week and that's what we always talk about it but the fact is that we domesticated it in some ways and we give up the freedom to wander and hunt and gather as we done for 50,000 years. that may be better or worse than agriculture in some ways and we can argue that as a value judgment. the fact is evolution made us to be that way. we surrendered the conditions that we evolved under. >> people to argue a lot about agriculture happened. the classic story is that we ran out of steam essentially and became overpopulated, there were too many people. one day one guy
Search Results 0 to 16 of about 17 (some duplicates have been removed)